2013 Speakers

Paul Harnik started a new position in fall 2013 as an assistant professor in the Department of Earth and Environment at Franklin and Marshall College.

Laura Wegener Parfrey became an assistant professor of botany and zoology at the University of British Columbia in 2013. She is working on the ecology of microbial eukaryotes.

Melanie Hopkins started as an assistant curator in invertebrate paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History in New York.

Catherine E. Wagner is now an assistant professor at the University of Wyoming in the Department of Botany and the Biodiversity Institute. She was the 2015 recipient of the Dobzhansky Prize from the Society for the Study of Evolution. She continue to work on using genetic and ecological data to understand the evolution of diversity in adaptive radiations, with a focus on African cichlid fishes.

Graham Slater started as an assistant professor in the Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago in July 2015.